Oral Tradition Archives

This list presents an initial sample of archives holding records of traditional verbal arts. It aspires to offer an exhaustive compendium of such archives worldwide that is useful to all researchers. Your help compiling it is indispensable. We look forward to learning from you of additional archives both physical and virtual.


Name Oral History and Folklife Research, Inc.
Institution
Website http://www.oralhistoryandfolklife.org/
Address 23 Brooklawn Avenue
Augusta, ME 04330
Phone 207-458-1377
Email kjludden@roadrunner.com
Physical location Maine, USA
Genres oral history, personal narratives
Languages English
Geographical areas United States
Submit correction or additional information about this OT Archive
Name Kala Kosa Research and Publication Division
Institution Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts
Website http://ignca.nic.in/kk_index.htm
Address Rajendra Prasad Road, New Delhi, India
Phone 23388423, 23388224
Email hodkkignca@gmail.com
Physical location India
Genres
Languages
Geographical areas India
Submit correction or additional information about this OT Archive
Name Elphinstone Institute Archives
Institution Elphinstone Institute, University of Aberdeen
Website http://abdn.ac.uk/elphinstone/
Address Elphinstone Institute
MacRobert Building
King's College
Aberdeen
AB24 5UA
UK
Phone +44 (0)1224 272996
Email elphinstone@abdn.ac.uk
Physical location Elphinstone Institute
Genres cultural narratives, customs, dance music, oral history, oral literature, personal narratives, rituals, songs
Languages English, Gaelic, Scots
Geographical areas Scotland
Submit correction or additional information about this OT Archive
Name Missouri Digital Heritage
Institution Missouri State Archives
Website http://www.sos.mo.gov/mdh/
Address Missouri State Archives
600 West Main St.
Jefferson City, MO 65201
Phone (573) 751-3280
Email mdh@sos.mo.gov
Physical location Missouri, United States
Genres anecdotes, folk tales, interviews, oral history, personal narratives, proverbs, social history, tales
Languages English
Geographical areas United States
Submit correction or additional information about this OT Archive



Copyright © 2017 ISSOT. All Rights Reserved.

Terms of Service    Privacy Policy    DMCA Compliance